123 Show Noreen Mir : The perfect companion for your lunchtime!
Downbeat sentiment in Asian stock markets following Tencent’s poor results was lifted after China and the US reached a breakthrough in their standoff over trade and will hold lower-level talks in Washington later this month. That helped boost the yuan in Thursday trading. The HKMA bought another HK$5.02 billion on Thursday morning to prop up the local currency after buying total HK$11.77 billion in three purchases on Wednesday. In the final Money Talk of the week, our regular Friday commentator Francis Lun, the CEO of GEO Securities is joined by Kenny Wen, wealth management strategist at Everbright Sun Hung Kai. Our weekly view from down under is provided by Toby Lawson, Head of Global Markets at Societe Generale Australia. We’ll also look at how big data is impacting how healthcare services are provided to us in Hong Kong and China with Robin Weir, Director of Nine Health. Finally, we meet Horace Lam, the General Manager of UberEATS in Hong Kong. (8am-9am, email to email@example.com , or leave your comments on Facebook or Twitter)
On Friday's 123 Show, Sharon Yeung, a local film director, talks about her new collaborative project Singing Cicadas, a platform for creative minds to come together for storytelling. That's at 1.30. After 2, we hear about a positive news pop-up with Bobsy Gaia, a pioneer of socially responsible businesses. After 2.30, our reporter Angie Man talks to Jennifer Li, a book lover and an expert in restoring old books. (1:15pm-3pm, firstname.lastname@example.org, facebook: www.facebook.com/NoreenMirRTHKradio3)
Join Annalie Chow on Saturday mornings for Legally Speaking. Annalie, herself a student of the law, delves into the background of some of Hong Kong's most contentious current affairs issues, and explains them from the perspective of our legal system.
The latest topic (11/8): Refugees in Hong Kong. ( Saturdays 8.30am – 9am)
Waa gwaan? Andy Dembina is back every Saturday night with a one-hour weekly programme of the best in reggae and ska.
This week (18/08), along with a skank-tastic selection of international reggae and ska, we’ve got a special regional spotlight. Listen up for Oreskaband and Beat Bahnhof from Japan; Rude Paper from Korea; and Jado from the PRC. (Saturdays, 9pm-10pm)
This summer join Peter Lewis for an extended Money Talk, every weekday morning from 8 to 9 on Radio 3. The 1-hour live show features the latest business and financial news, expert analysis from our local and international commentators, special guests, stories of entrepreneurs, and discussions on hot topics affecting the local business community. Start your day the Money Talk way.
Vintage Chart Toppers: This week we're celebrating the golden era of radio and the silver screen with some of the finest duos performing the beautiful, the humorous and the swinging tunes of the 1920's to the 1950's.
There's swinging Bob White, the soundtrack to Rose Marie, the cheeky 2L's, and Mr Kelly & his gal. (Sunday, 8.30am-9am)
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